2008 MMA results
Wednesday, December 31
K-1 Dynamite, Saitama, Japan: Ikuhisa Minowa def. Errol Zimmerman, submission (toe lock), 1:01 R1; Diasuke Nakamura def. Hideo Tokoro, submission (armbar), 2:23 R1; Andy Ologun def. Yukio Skaguchi, KO, 3:52 R1; Bob Sapp def. Akihito Tanaka, TKO, 5:22 R1; Semmy Schilt def. Siala “Mighty Mo” Siliga, submission, 5:31 R1; Hayato Sakurai def. Katsuyori Shibata, TKO, 7:01 R1; Mirko Cro Cop def. Hong Man Choi, TKO, 6:32 R1; Melvin Manhoef def. Mark Hunt, KO, 0:18 R1; WAMMA lightweight title: Shinya Aoki def. Eddie Alvarez, submission (heel hock), 1:32 R1 (Aoki wins inaugural title); Kiyoshi Tamura def. Kazushi Sakuraba, unanimous decision.
Saturday, December 27
UFC 92, Las Vegas: Pat Barry def. Dan Evensen, TKO, 2:36 R1; Brad Blackburn def. Ryo Chonan, unanimous decision; Matt Hamill def. Reese Andy, TKO, 2:19 R2; Antoni Hardonl def. Mike Wessel, TKO, 2:09 R2; Yushin Okami def. Dean Lister, unanimous decision; Cheick Kongo def. Mustapha Al-Turk, TKO, 4:37 R1; Quinton Jackson def. Wanderlei Silva, KO, 3:21 R1; C.B. Dolloway def. Mike Massenzio, TKO, 3:01 R1; UFC interim heavyweight title: Frank Mir def. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, TKO, 1:54 R2 (Mir wins title); UFC middleweight title: Rashad Evans def. Forrest Griffin, TKO, 2:46 R3 (Evans wins title). Saturday, December 13
Ultimate Fighter 8 Finale, Las Vegas: Roli Delgado def. John Polakowski, submission (guillotine choke), 2:18 R2; Shane Nelson def. George Roop, split decision; Tom Lawlor def. Kyle Kingsbury, unanimous decision; Eliot Marshall def. Jules Bruchez, submission (rear naked choke(, 1:27 R1; Krzysztof Soszynski def. Shane Primm, submission (Kimura), 3:27 R2; Junie Browning def. Dave Kaplan, submission (armbar), 1:32 R2; Wilson Gouveia def. Jason MacDonald, submission (strikes), 2:18 R1; Anthony Johnson def. Kevin Burns, KO, 0:28 R1; TUF light heavyweight final: Ryan Bader def. Vinny Magalhaes, TKO, 2:18 R1; TUF lightweight final: Efrain Escudero def. Phillipe Nover, unanimous decision.
Wednesday, Dec. 10
UFC Fight for the Troops, Fayetville, N.C.: Justin McCully def. Eddie Sanchez, unanimous decision; Dale Hill def. Corey Hill, TKO, 0:20 R2; Ben Saunders def. Brandon Wolff, TKO, 1:49 R1; Steve Bruno def. Johnny Rees, submission (rear naked choke), 3:44 R2; Luigi Fioravanti def. Brodie Farber, unanimous decision; Jim Miller def. Matt Wiman, unanimous decision; Tim Credeur def. Nate Loughran, TKO, 5:00 R2; Steve Cantwell def. Razak Al-Hassn, tecnichal submission (armbar), 4:04 R1; Mike Swick def. Jonathan Goulet, TKO, 0:33 R1; Josh Koscheck def. Yoshiuki Yoshida, KO, 2:15 R1.
Wednesday, Dec. 3
WEC 37, Las Vegas: Shane Roller def. Mike Budnik, submission (guillotine choke), 1:01 R1; Cub Swanson def. Hiroyuki Takaya, unanimous decision; Bart Palaszewski def. Alex Karalexis, TKO, 1:11 R2; Diego Nunesef. Cole Province, unanimous decision; Mark Munoz def. Ricardo Barros, TKO, 2:26 R1; Johnny Hendricks def. Justin Haskins, TKO, 0:52 R2; Joseph Benavidez def. Danny Martinez, unanimous decision; Brian Bowles def. Will Ribeiro, submission (guillotine choke), 1:11 R3; Wagnney Fabiano def. Akitoshi Tamura, submission (arm triangle), 4:48 R3; WEC bantamweight title: Miguel Angel Torres def. Manny Tapia, 3:04 R2 (Torres retains title).
Friday, November 21
Strikeforce, San Jose, Calif.: Zak Bucia def. Adam Steele, submission (guillotine choke), 0:35 R1; Alvin Cacdac def. Jose Palacios, submission (rear naked choke(, 3:10 R2; Darren Uyenoyama def. Brad Royster, unanimous decision; Luke Rockhold def. Nik Theotikos, submission (rear naked choke), 3:06 R1; Joe Riggs def. Luke Stewart, TKO, 3:05 R2; Kim Couture def. Lina Kvokov, TKO, 1:44 R1; Duane Ludwig def. Yves Edwards, unanimous decision; Strikeforce light heavyweight title: Renato Sobral def. Bobby Southworth, TKO, 5:00 R1 (Sobral wins title); Scott Smith def. Terry Martin, KO, 0:24 R1; Brian Schawarz def. Lemont Davis, TKO, 2:22 R3; Kurt Osiander def. Josh Neal, TKO, 2:16 R1; Eric Lawson def. Tony Johnson, submission (rear naked choke), 1:28 R1; Bobby Stack def. Cyrillo Padilha, unanimous decision.
Saturday, November 15
UFC 91, Las Vegas: Matt Brown def. Ryan Thomas, submission (armbar), 0:57 R2; Mark Bocek def. Alvin Robinson, submission (rear naked choke), 3:16 R3; Jeremy Stephens def. Rafael dos Anjos, KO, 0:39 R3; Aaron Riley def. Jorge Gurgel, unanimous decision; Demian Maia def. Nate Quarry, submission (rear naked choke), 2:13 R1; Gabriel Gonzaga def. Josh Hendricks, KO, 1:01 R1; Dustin Hazelett def. Tamdan McCrory, submission (armbar), 3:59 R1; Ken Florian def. Joe Stevenson, submission (rear naked choke), 4:03 R1; UFC heavyweight championship: Brock Lesnar def. Randy Couture, TKO, 3:07 R2 (Lesnar wins title).
Wednesday, November 5
WEC 36, Hollywood, Fla.: Rani Yahya def. Yoshiro Maeda, submission (guillotine choke), 3:30 R1; Danny Castillo def. Rafael Dias, TKO, 2:54 R2; Carmelo Marrero def. Steve Stenbeiss, split decision; Jose Aldo def. Jonathan Brookins, TKO, 0:45 R3; Aaron Simpson def. David Avellan, KO, 0:18 R1; Donald Cerrone def. Rob McCullough, unanimous decision; Jake Rosholt def. Nissen Osterneck, TKO, 3:48 R2; Leonard Garcia def. Jens Pulver, TKO, 1:12 R1; Chael Sonnen def. Paulo Filho, unanimous decision; WEC featherweight title: Mike Brown def. Urijah Faber, TKO, 2:23 R1 (Brown wins title).
Saturday, November 1
World Victory Road Sengoku 6, Saitama, Japan: Middleweight tournament semifinal: Jorge Santiago def. Siyar Bahadurzada, submission (heel lock), 1:10 R1; Middleweight tournament semifinal: Kazuhiro Nakamura def. Yuki Sasaki, unanimous decision; Lightweight tournament semifinal: Kazunori Yokota def. Mizuto Hirota, unanimous decision; Lightweight tournament semifinal: Satoru Kitaoka def. Eiki Mitsuoka, submission (heel hook), 1:16 R1; Joe Doerksen def. Izuru Takeuchi, TKO, 4:13 R3; Jorge Masvidal def. Seung Hwan Bang, unanimous decision; Antonio Rogerio Nogueira def. Moise Rimbon, unanimous decision; Muhammed Lawal def. Fabio Silva, TKO, 0:41 R3; Sergey Golyaev def. Takanori Gomi, split decision; Middleweight tournament final: Santiago def. Nakamura, TKO 0:49 R3; Lightweight tournament final:Kitaoka def. Yokota, unanimous decision.
Saturday, October 25
UFC 90, Rosemont, Ill.: Pete Sell def. Josh Burkman, unanimous decision; Hermes Franca def. Marcus Aurelio, unanimous decision; Dan Miller def. Matt Horwich, unanimous decision; Spencer Fisher def. Shannon Gugerty, submission (triangle choke), 3:56 R3; Thales Leites def. Drew McFedries, submission (rear naked choke), 1:18 R1; Sean Sherk def. Tyson Griffin, unanimous decision; Junior Dos Santos def. Fabricio Werdum, TKO, 1:21 R1; Gray Maynard def. Rich Clementi, unanimous decision; Thiago Alves def. Josh Koscheck, unanimous decision; UFC middleweight championship: Anderson Silva def. Patrick Cote, TKO, 0:39 R3 (Silva retains title).
Saturday, October 18
UFC 89, Birmingham, England: Per Eklund def. Samy Schiavo, submission (rear naked choke) 1:47 R3; Jim Miller def. David Baron, submission (rear naked choke) 3:19 R3; Terry Etim def. Sam Stout, unanimous decision; Shane Carwin def. Neil Wain, TKO 1:31 R1; David Bielkheden def. Jess Liaudin, unanimous decision; Dan Hardy def. Akihiro Gono, split decision; Marcus Davis def. Paul Kelly, submission (guillotine) 2:16 R2; Chris Lytle def. Paul Taylor unanimous decision; Luiz Cane def. Remy Thierry Sokoudjou, TKO 4:15 R2; Keith Jardine def. Brandon Vera, split decision; Michael Bisping def. Chris Leben, unanimous decision.
Saturday, October 4
Elite XC, Sunrise, Fla.: Nicolae Cury def. Jorge Bouchat, submission (triangle choke), 1:35 R1; Bryan Hamade def. David Gomez, submission (guillotine choke), 2:03 R1; Mikey Gomez def. Lorenzo Borgomeo, submission (Armbar), 4:06 R2; Conor Heun def. Edson Berto, TKO, 2:18 R2; Cristiane Santos def. Yoko Takahashi, unanimous decision; Benji Radach def. Murilo Rua, TKO (punches), 2:31 R3; Gina Carano def. Kelly Kobold, unanimous decision; Andrei Arlovski def. Roy Nelson, TKO, 3:14 R2; Elite XC welterweight title: Jake Shields def. Paul Daley, submission (armbar), 3:47 R2 (Shields retains title); Seth Petruzelli def. Kimbo Slice, TKO, 0:14 R1.
Friday, October 3
Strikeforce, Broomfield, Colo.: Aaron Trujilo def. Haven Torres, TKO, 2:59 R1; Turrell Galloway def. Brett Tillis, submission (read naked choke), 1:21 R1; Eric Galvan def. Jeremy Malaterre, unanimous decision; Alan Gomez def. Jordan Goodwin, unanimous decision; Drew Dober def. Lumumba Sawyers, KO, 0:16 R1; Tyle Toner def. Ricky Johnson, TKO, 3:44 R2; Michelle Waterson def. Tyra Parker, submission (rear naked choke), 1:20 R1; Carlos Zevallos def. Andre Walker, TKO, 4:49 R1; Billy Evangelista def. Luke Caudillo, unanimous decision; Donnie Liles def. Pete Spratt, submission (rear naked choke), 1:59 R3; Frank Trigg ded. Falaniko Vitale, unanimous decision; Duane Ludwig def. Sam Morgan, TKO, 2:01 R1.
Tuesday, Sept. 23
Dream 6, Saitama, Japan: Andrews Nakahara def. Dong Sik Yoon, TKO, 0:30 R2; Dream middleweight tournament semifinal: Gegard Mousasi def. Melvin Manhoef, submission (triangle choke), 1:28 R1; Dream middleweight tournament semifinal: Ronaldo Souza def. Zelg Galesic, submission (armbar), 1:27 R1; Keita Nakamura def. Adriano Martins, split decision; Sergei Karitonov def. Jimmy Ambriz, submission, 2:15 R1; Astushi Yamamoto def. Hideo Tokoro, unanimous decisionl Masakatsu Funaki def. Ikuhisa Minowa, submission (heel hook), 0:52 R1; Hayato Sakurai def. Kuniyoshi Hironaka, submission (armbar), 6:26 R1; Shiny Aoki def. Todd Moore, submission (neck crank), 1:10 R1; Alistair Overeem vs. Mirko Cro Cop, no-contest; Dream middleweight championship: Mousasi def. Souza, KO, 2:15 R1.
Saturday, Sept. 20
Strikeforce at the Mansion 2, Beverly Hills, Calif.: Jesse Gillespie def. Dave Martin, split decision; Brandon Magana def. Brandon Thatch, split decision; Luke Stewart def. Jesse Juarez, submission (armbar), 4:55 R1; Trevor Prangley def. Anthony Ruiz, unanimous decision; Mitsuhiro Ishida def. Justin Wilcox, submission (armbar), 1:21 R1; Terry Martin def. Cory Devela, TKO, 2:08 R3; Josh Thomson def. Ashe Bowman, TKO, 1:14 R1; Kazuo Misaki def. Joe Riggs, TKO, 2:21 R2.
Wednesday, Sept. 17
Ultimate Fight Night 15, Omaha, Neb.: Dan Miller def. Rob Kimmons, submission (rear naked choke), 1:27 R1; Mike Massenzio def. Drew Mc Fedries, submission (Kimura), 1:28 R1; Jason Brilz def. Brad Morris, TKO, 2:54 R2; Joe Lauzon def. Kyle Bradley, TKO, 1:34 R2; Wilson Gouveia def. Ryan Jensen, submission (armbar), 2:04 R2; Alessio Sakara def. Joe Vedepo, KO, 1:27 R1; Eric Schafer def. Houston Alexander, submission (arm triangle), 4:53 R1; Alan Belcher def. Ed Herman, unanimous decision; Clay Guida def. Mac Danzig, unanimous decision; Nate Diaz def. Josh Neer, split decision.
Saturday, Sept. 6
UFC 88, Atlanta: Rashad Evans def. Chuck Liddell, KO, 1:51 R2; Rich Franklin def. Matt Hamill, TKO, 0:30 R3; Dan Henderson def. Rousimar Palhares, unanimous decision; Nate Marquardt def. Martin Kampmann, TKO, 1:22 R1; Dong Hyun Kim def. Matt Brown, split decision; Kurt Pellgrino def. Thiago Tavares, unanimous decision; Tim Boetsch def. Mike Patt, TKO, 2:03 R1; Ryo Chonan def. Roan Carneiro, split decision; Jason MacDonald def. Jason Lambert, submission (rear naked choke), 1:20 R2.